Agostino Veneziano (Agostino dei Musi) (Italian, Venice ca. 1490–after 1536 Rome)
Plate: 8 1/4 x 6 11/16 in. (21 x 17 cm)
Albums, Prints, Ornament & Architecture
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1926
Not on view
Krater characterized by coiled handles and winged putti supporting the gadrooned upper rim. Second plate from a series of twelve vases after the antique, engraved by Antonio Veneziano and dated 1530-1531. The prints were later published again by Antonio Salamanca.
Inscription: From left to right, and top to bottom: '2' (modern pencil); '131' (pen and ink); '27' (pencil); '36' (pencil); 'SIC.ROMAE.ANTIQVI.SCULPTORES.EX. / ARE ET MARMORE. FACIEBANT'; '1530'; 'A.V (inscribed in a little tablet); 'No 2' (pencil - numbering by Destailleur)